Class
| Date
| Subject
| Reading/Tutorials
| Homework
| Assign. #
| ||

1 | Sept | W | 3 | Introduction/Control Intro. | Reading questions are not required. | #.# = PDC Textbook Q#.# = PPC Textbook SP# = Special Problems | |

2 | F | 5 | Control Introduction | 1 (PPC), Simulink Intro | Info Sheet, Q1.1 | 1 | |

3 | M | 8 | Dynamic Modeling | 2-3 (PPC), Simulink Source Signals | Q3.1, Q3.2, Q3.3 Q3.1 Worksheet and Hint Q3.3 Worksheet | 2 | |

4 | W | 10 | Dynamic Modeling | 3-5 (PPC), Simulink Sinks | Q5.1, Q5.2 | 3 | |

5 | F | 12 | Control Laws P-only control | 1 (PDC), Simulink Control Loop | SP1, SP2, SP7 | 4 | |

6 | M | 15 | Dynamic Modeling (cont.) | 6 (PPC), Simulink Custom Functions | 1.6, 1.7, 1.8 | 5 | |

7 | W | 17 | P-only control/PI control | 7-9 (PPC), Simulink Two Tank Tutorial | SP3 | 6 | |

8 | F | 19 | PID control | 10 (PPC), Simulink CSTR Tutorial | SP4, SP5 | 7 | |

9 | M | 22 | Process Equipment | 12.3.2-12.3.4 (PDC) | SP6 | 8 | |

10 | W | 24 | Valve Design | Ch9 (PDC), MATLAB Introduction | SP8 | 9 | |

11 | F | 26 | Review, Distribute Exam #1 | 12.6-12.7 (PDC), MATLAB Valve Design | 9.1, 9.4 (Hints for 9.4) | 10 | |

12 | M | 29 | Exam #1 | Take-home Exam Due Oct 1st at 1 PM | |||

13 | Oct | W | 1 | Modeling | 2.1-2.3 (PDC), Solve an ODE in MATLAB #1 | Work on Lab 1 | |

14 | F | 3 | Modeling (contin) | 2.4-2.5 (PDC), Solve an ODE in MATLAB #2 | Work on Lab 1 | ||

15 | M | 6 | Linearization | 4.3 (PDC), Optimize ODEs in MATLAB | 2.4, 2.10 (See Hints) | 12 | |

16 | W | 8 | Laplace Transforms | 3.1-3.4 (PDC), Optimize ODEs in MATLAB / APMonitor | SP9 | 13 | |

17 | F | 10 | Laplace Trans. (contin) | 3.5 (PDC) | 3.4 (See Hints), 3.6a,c, 3.7a,c | 14 | |

18 | M | 13 | Transfer Functions | 4.1-4.2 (PDC) | 3.6b, 3.9, 3.17 (See Hints) | 15 | |

19 | W | 15 | Trans Func/First Order Sys | 5.1-5.2 (PDC) | 4.2,4.10 (See Hints) | 16 | |

20 | F | 17 | No Class | Solve Energy Balance with MATLAB | Lab #1 Work Session | ||

21 | M | 20 | First/Second Order Sys. | 5.3-5.4 (PDC) | Lab #1 Due | 17 | |

22 | W | 22 | More Complicated Systems | 6.1-6.4 (PDC) | 4.7 (See Hints), 5.5 | 18 | |

23 | F | 24 | Review for Practice Exam | Review | 5.14, 5.15 (See Hints) | 19 | |

24 | M | 27 | Practice Exam (in class) | 7 (PDC) | 6.2, 6.7 (See Hints) (Excel data file) | 20 | |

25 | W | 29 | Review Session for Exam #2 | Exam #2 in Testing Center (Th-Tu) 1 hour exam (2 hours max) | SP10 | ||

26 | F | 31 | Controller Trans. Func. and Optimization | 8.1-8.3 (PDC) | |||

27 | Nov | M | 3 | Statistical Process Control | |||

28 | W | 5 | Block Diagrams | 11.1 (PDC) | SP11 | 21 | |

29 | Nov | F | 7 | Closed Loop Sys. (contin) | 11.2 (PDC) | 11.11, Homework Help | 22 |

30 | M | 10 | Closed Loop (contin) | 11.3 (PDC) | 11.7,11.10 (See Hints) | 23 | |

31 | W | 12 | Stability Analysis | 11.4 (PDC) | SP12 | 24 | |

32 | F | 14 | State Space Design | 12.1-12.3 (PDC), Appendix C | 11.14, | 25 | |

33 | M | 17 | Model Predictive Control | 20 (PDC) | SP13 - Use Simulink and MATLAB | 26 | |

34 | W | 19 | Nonlinear Modeling and Optimization | 20 (PDC) | Work on Lab Project | ||

35 | F | 21 | Cascade Control | 18.1-18.6 (PPC) 16.1 (PDC) | Work on Lab Project | ||

36 | M | 24 | Cascade Control | 18.7-18.8 (PPC) | Work on Lab Project | ||

37 | T* | 25 | Special Topics | Lab Project Work Session | Take Home Quiz Due (Download Quiz - Solution) | ||

W | 26 | No Class | |||||

F | 28 | Thanksgiving Holiday | |||||

38 | Dec | M | 1 | Special Topics | Lab Project Work Session | ||

39 | W | 3 | Feedforward Control | 19 (PPC) | SP14, | 27 | |

40 | F | 5 | Controller Interaction Distillation Control | 20 (PPC) | 28 | ||

41 | M | 8 | Review | ||||

42 | W | 10 | Review | ||||

Dec | F | 19 | Final Exam from 11:00am-2:00pm | 256 CB |